Olympic Venues That Were Completely Abandoned


There's a lot involved in campaigning to host the Olympic Games. Even the loser cities spend an insane amount of money — and the winning cities take home just an estimated $5 to $6 billion (half of which goes to the Olympic Committee!). Hosting the games is a lose-lose situation, and cities all over the world pour millions and billions into construction that looks great on TV but is hugely impractical for everyday life. These stunning Olympic venues were left to be reclaimed by nature, graffiti artists, and more...

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